CRE News Hour 7/12/2019

Guests on this edition of the CRE News Hour are, clockwise from top center: Dan Palmier of UC Funds; John Sebree of Marcus & Millichap; Julie Chase of Street Sense; and Michael Carter of SRS Detroit;

On the July 12, 2019 episode of The CRE News Hour, we speak with Dan Palmier, CEO of UC Funds, about his company’s approach to real estate finance, we’ll have a conversation with John Sebree of Marcus & Millichap about the controversy over rent control in Chicago, we look at how net lease real estate is doing in the Motor City with Michael Carter of SRS Real Estate Partners, and we’ll chat with Julie Chase, managing director of public relations for Street Sense, an agency that has an unusual joint venture arrangement with CBRE.

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Steve Lubetkin
Steve Lubetkin is the news director for Steve’s journalism background includes print and broadcast reporting for NJ news organizations. In May 2019, he began anchoring and reporting for the new weekly podcast, "The CRE News Hour," a news and features program focusing on the commercial real estate industry. From 2014 to 2019 he was New Jersey and Philadelphia editor for and filled in covering Chicago/Midwest and Atlanta. He has won numerous awards for his audio and video news reporting from the Garden State Journalists Association, and he has also been recognized for video by the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists. He has produced audio podcasts on CRE topics for the NAR Commercial Division and the CCIM Institute. Steve has also served (from August 2017 to March 2018) as national broadcast news correspondent for, a news website focused on practical advice for senior executives in small- and medium-sized companies. Steve also reports on-camera and covers conferences for, a public policy news coverage website focused on New Jersey government and industry; and for clients of, a division of The Lubetkin Media Companies LLC. Steve has been the computer columnist for the Jewish Community Voice of Southern New Jersey, since 1996. Steve is co-author, with Toronto-based podcasting pioneer Donna Papacosta, of the book, The Business of Podcasting: How to Take Your Podcasting Passion from the Personal to the Professional. You can email Steve at